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HOBY College Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our three outstanding HOBY College Scholarship Winners: Allie Thiesse, Umar Momen, and Kylie Kuhns! Allie Thiesse attended the HOBY South Dakota Leadership Seminar in 2013. She founded Walter’s Warriors to raise awareness and money for a best friend who is undergoing chemotherapy. To date, Allie has raised over $7,000 dollars! “Inspired by the courage […]

May is Global Youth Traffic Safety Month!

Hey HOBY! Did you know that May is Global Youth Traffic Safety Month? Global Youth Traffic Safety Month kicks off May 1! This annual campaign provides a tremendous opportunity for coordinated efforts by youth and traffic safety advocates to work together to raise awareness about issues impacting teens on the road. Did you know… Car crashes are […]

World Hunger Leadership Challenge

Hey HOBY! Interested in ending hunger in your community? Check out the World Hunger Leadership Challenge! The World Hunger Leadership Challenge was created by the USA TODAY Charitable Foundation and the Lift a Life Foundation, with assistance from the Yum! Foundation, to encourage middle and high school students to hone leadership skills by completing a […]

Peace First Prize

Do you or does someone you know embody compassion, courage, and the power to collaborate change? We think you do! Peace First recently launched the third annual Peace First Prize to celebrate young people leading change in their schools and communities. It is open to young people between the ages of 8 – 22 and will […]

Apply for the Disney Friends for Change Grant!

Hey HOBY… Looking for some funding to apply for a project? Check out this OUTSTANDING opportunity from Disney Friends for Change! Apply by February 18 and don’t forget to tell us what you plan to do for Global Youth Service Day in the comments! Disney Friends for Change Grants offer young change-makers $500 to gather […]

HOBY & MLK Day 2015

Did you know that HOBY doesn’t just encourage community service, we also perform service in our local community? For the 2014 holidays, the staff of HOBY International spearheaded a food drive in their Westlake Village, California headquarters.  The staff, together with the tenants of their building, collected more than 150 pounds of food, which will allow […]

HOBY is a Combined Federal Campaign Charity.

If you or someone you know works is a government or military worker,  HOBY would love the support! The 2014 campaign runs from September 1 – December 15, 2014. “CFC is the world’s largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign, with almost 200 CFC campaigns throughout the country and overseas raising millions of dollars each […]

VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT- This is Cameron!

Name: Cameron Bridges-Harp AGE: 27 years old STATE: HOBY Georgia YEARS WITH HOBY: 10 Years volunteering with HOBY Tell us who you are in “real life”: I am a sales professional for Recall Corporation, an innovative leader in information management.  I just celebrated my 1 year anniversary with my wonderful spouse; we have 2 beautiful […]

EARTH DAY

It’s EARTH DAY today! Like we said on our FACEBOOK post, We are loving the #GlobalSelfie thing going on with NASA. Anyone, anywhere on the globe, can participate by posting a “selfie” with their local environment as a backdrop. Post your photo to Twitter, Instagram or Google+ using the hashtag #GlobalSelfie. Photos tagged #GlobalSelfie will be used to […]